Under Armour All America Baseball Tickets
Under Armour All America Baseball
Like its football counterpart, the Under Armour All America Baseball competition is a sneak peak at the future of professional and college stars, and a few thousand lucky fans will be the first to get a sneak of tomorrow's CC Sabathia, Roy Halladay and David Wright. Every year, high school baseball stars from across the country gather to showcase their skills and compete in a fantastic weekend of baseball action that will thrill baseball fans of all ages. Under Armour, one of the biggest sporting attire companies in the country, partners with Baseball Factory every year to assist high school baseball players in reaching their dreams of someday playing their beloved sport at the collegiate and professional levels. The famed Under Armour All America Baseball Game is just one of the many events the company holds to help showcase these amazing athletes. This year's event is bound to be another amazing event, so don't miss your chance to get a sneak peak at tomorrow's stars.
Under Armour All America Baseball History
Almost every youth athlete dreams of someday making it to the professional level and for most the achievement of that dream will need a helping hand along the way. In order to help make these dreams come true, Baseball Factory, a Maryland based company, helps assist these young athletes find the resources they will need to make it to the next level. In 2008, Baseball Factory partnered with another Maryland company, Under Armour, to help launch the sporting goods company's baseball products, while helping to provide instruction for the amateur athletes and showcase their skills and assist in recruitment. The scene of this amazing event is one of the most hallowed grounds in all of sports, Wrigley Field in Chicago, home of the Chicago Cubs. What better venue for these young stars than a legendary stadium that has been hosting the game's biggest stars for over a hundred years.
375 Baseball Factory alumni have gone on to play in the Major Leagues and many of the names are future Hall of Famers, MVP's, Gold Glove winners, Batting Champions and Cy Young Award winners. Names like Mark Teixeira, Justin Verlander, Brian McCann, Prince Fielder, Mark Prior, Jose Bautista, Josh Hamilton, Troy Tulowitski, Roy Halladay, Delmon Young and Pat Burrell are just a few of the amateur athletes who have gone on to glory at the Major League level after receiving instruction and assistance from Baseball Factory. When you attened the Under Armour All America Baseball competition at Wrigley Field, you are not only witnessing the best amateur baseball players on the fast track to stardom, but also assisting them along their journey by supporting them in this wonderful event.
Under Armour All America Baseball Information
Only a very small percentage of amateur baseball players ever see their dream of playing in the Major Leagues come true, but luckily there are organizations in tact to help these incredible athletes make the jump to the next level. In 2014, over 130 scouts attended the Under Armour All America Baseball Game, with representatives from all 30 Major League teams represented at the event as well as many college scouts. No single event gives these athletes the exposure they desperately need to make the jump to the pros quite like the Under Armour All American Baseball weekend in Chicago. The 2015 event takes place on Saturday, August 15 at the iconic Wrigley Field, the 101 year old stadium that is one of the most beloved buildings in the country. To take the field on such an iconic diamond is an incredible honor for these athletes and being able to showcase their skills in front of some of the most important scouts and executives in baseball is even better.
Under Armour All America Baseball Fan Experience
Baseball truly is the All-American sport, with the love for this great game passed down from generation to generation. Countless kids playing Little League dream of making it to the majors and work hard over the years to hone their crafts. By supporting the Under Armour All American Baseball game every summer, fans are treated to an exhibition featuring the best and the brightest in amateur baseball all on one field. This experience is even more thrilling knowing that fans are watching some of the future superstars in baseball as they strive to impress the 130 plus scouts on their way to fulfilling their dreams of becoming a Major Leaguer. Fans of all ages will have a blast taking in all of the sites and sounds of baseball in its truest form in one of the sport's grandest venues, Wrigley Field.
Under Armour All America Baseball Trivia
Which former Baseball Factory and Under Armour All America Baseball participants have gone on to win Cy Young Awards?
Four players, Justin Verlander, Zack Greinke, CC Sabathia and Roy Halladay, a two time winner, have combined to win five Cy Young Awards.
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